Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
For what is the hope of the profane, though he gets him gain, when God takes away his soul?
I have seen a wicked man in great power, and spreading himself like a green tree in its native soil.
For I was envious of the arrogant when I saw the prosperity of the wicked.
When the wicked spring as the grass, and when all the workers of iniquity flourish, it is that they shall be destroyed forever,
Thou are righteous, O LORD, when I contend with thee. Yet I would reason the case with thee. Why does the way of the wicked prosper? Why are all those at ease who deal very treacherously?
Cursed be the man who makes a graven or molten image, an abomination to LORD, the work of the hands of the craftsman, and sets it up in secret. And all the people shall answer and say, Amen.
Let their habitation be desolate. Let none dwell in their tents.
For it is written in the book of Psalms, Let his habitation become desolate, and let no man be dwelling in it, and, Let another take his office.
Their seed is established with them in their sight, and their offspring before their eyes.